Michael Dale Groves

October 22, 1968 ~ February 8, 2022 (age 53)


Michael Dale Groves was born in St. Augustine, Florida on October 22, 1968.

He was a son of the late Marvin Dewitt Groves and the late Gearline Estell Vredenburg Groves.

“Dale” as he was so affectionately called, loved music, dancing, his family and friends. He was very kindhearted to everyone that he came across and he loved basketball and wrestling. He wanted to help everyone and everything. He was passionate about animals and adore his cat. Dale was a loving soul to be around and everyone who met him loved him. A great friend and neighbor, he will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by two siblings: Robert and Sherrie VanLieu.

He is survived by his sister, Melanie (Jeff) Call of Greer, SC; nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews; a host of other relatives and many friends.   

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Monday, February 28, 2022 in the chapel of the Craig Funeral Home, 1425 Old Dixie Highway, St. Augustine FL 32089 with burial to follow in Evergreen Cemetery, 505 N. Rodriquez St, in St. Augustine, FL 32095.


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Funeral Service
February 28, 2022

2:00 PM
St. Augustine FL, Evergreen Cemetery, St. Augustine, FL

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